Our Sisterhood Suffers Another Silencing

All of 115-pounds, our sister would find herself in a domestic violence situation where her 6’4″, 410-pound boyfriend beat her into a coma. Her name was LaQuanta Jones. We called her “Kizzy.” Kizzy was a teenager when we first met. First impressions were not so good as I saw her as a bit of a…

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Book Excerpt from “Woman to Woman”

“Who run the world? Girls!” When that monster hit jammed the airways, I’m certain I was only one of millions of women all over the globe who felt something primal awaken inside: a sense of power, a sense of pride, maybe even a little arrogance. That song made us stand a little taller and put…

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